Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1390800
Zentner Collection
Antique Chinese carved cinnabar lacquer screen, 4 panels in a deep red color with wooden frame. Intricately carved with 16 separate and unique reserves depicting detailed scenes of court figures and animals in a garden pavilion setting. The area around the reserves is carved with a geometric design of flowers.

Dimensions: 65 1/2" high x 67 1/2" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1390793
Zentner Collection
$8,250.00
Antique Chinese dragon robe woven with 8 dragons (3 on the front, 3 on the back, and 1 on each shoulder). Dragons and Taoist symbols woven in gold and colors on a blue silk ground. Lined in blue silk.

Ching Dynasty (19th century)

Dimensions: 55" high x 86" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1390740
Zentner Collection
Antique Japanese round terra cotta roof tile with impressed design of family crest. On custom metal stand.

Dimensions of tile: 5 1/2" high x 6" wide (10 3/4" high on stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1390739
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Chinese seal carved from amber. The top of the seal carved with pair of resting sheep, the 8th animal of the Chinese Zodiac. The base is carved with 3 character signature. When held up to the light, the color of the seal is reddish amber.

Dimensions: 1 5/8" x 1 5/8" x 1"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1390701
Zentner Collection
Antique Japanese pair of bronze vases in the form of woven baskets entwined with lotus blossoms and leaves. Each vase is decorated with a lifelike cicada and one of the vases has a crab.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 8" high x 5 1/2" wide (each vase)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1920 item #1390695
Zentner Collection
$1,450.00
Small antique Japanese lacquer zushi (personal shrine) with tiny carved wooden bodhisattva inside. The standing figure inside is painted black and gold. The exterior of the zushi is lacquered black and the inside is painted a deep green with delicate gold details. Tiny copper hardware.

Dimensions: 4" high x 3 1/2" wide (opened)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1390631
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Price on Request
A published hirado ware porcelain figure of a kirin (in Chinese, qilin). The mythical creature is part lion with the body of a dragon and the hooves of a deer. It represents good fortune, protection, prosperity, longevity and fertility. The recumbent hirado figure is executed with master attention to detail and form.

Published in HIRADO: Prince of Porcelains, By Louis Lawrence.

Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)

Dimensions: 5 1/2" x 1 3/4" x 3 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1390300
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique Chinese rose quartz snuff bottle. Carved in a ovoid shape. With jade cabochon lid. Provenance: Collection of Howard Kaplan.

Republic Period

Dimensions: Bottle 2 1/4" high (including lid 2 3/4" high)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1390299
Zentner Collection
$1,850.00
Antique Chinese snuff bottle depicting a highly raised dragon with a ball of fire amidst swirling clouds, made of molded porcelain and glazed yellow. With a coral lid. Provenance: Collection of Howard Kaplan.

19th century

Dimensions: Bottle 2 1/2" high (with lid 2 3/4" high)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1390298
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique Chinese glass snuff bottle. Flattened round body made of amber color glass. Provenance: Collection of Howard Kaplan.

Early to Mid 19th Century

Dimensions: Bottle 2 1/8" high (with lid 2 3/8" high)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1390297
Zentner Collection
$2,850.00
Antique Japanese single section mizuya (kichten chest). Made of hinoki (Japanese cypress) wood with dark keyaki (elm) wood burl panels. The left side of the tansu has a compartment opened by sliding doors with vertical slats. The right portion of the chest has a smaller compartment opened by sliders with decorative cut outs and wire mesh...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1390292
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Rare antique Korean small personal stacking chest (ich'ung nong) in two sections plus a stand. Made with multiple woods and brass hardware including butterfly shaped locks and hinges. Old paper on the inside.

19th / 20th Century

Dimensions: 35 3/4" high x 22" wide x 13" deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1800 item #1390221
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An original 18th century Japanese Namban armor with momonari type kabuto. The wisteria meadate and other occurrences of variations of the Fuji mon belongs to the Fujiwara Clans. The meadate matches that of the family crest seen on the armor. The black lacquered dou is textured with crushed oyster shell in fine detail. The armor is presented the original hitsu (armor box) with gold beautiful gold calligraphy on the sides. The suneate are mounted on custom museum mounts for proper display...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1390220
Zentner Collection
$1,200.00
A Chinese snuff bottle carved from amethyst into a carp fish leaping over waves. The stopper is carved from light green hardstone, possibly fluorite. Provenance: Collection of Howard Kaplan.

20th century Dimensions: 3 1/4" x 1 3/4" x 3/4"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1390214
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Antique Chinese molded porcelain snuff bottle with a deeply modeled design of a phoenix on ones side and a dragon on the other, both on a backdrop of swirling clouds. Glazed a dark cobalt blue. Coral lid. Provenance: Collection of "Jade Collector" Howard Kaplan.

19th Century

Dimensions: Bottle 3" high (including lid 3 3/8" high)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1390193
Zentner Collection
$1,750.00
Antique Chinese carved glass snuff bottle. Made of dark red translucent glass and carved with a highly raised woven basket texture. Provenance: Collection of Howard Kaplan.

19th Century

Dimensions: Bottle: 2 5/8" high (3 1/8" high including lid)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1390183
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Antique Chinese snuff bottle carved of carnelian with birds on blossoming branches. Matching carved carnelian lid. With custom carved wooden stand (later). Provenance: from the collection of Howard Kaplan.

Late 19th Century

Dimensions: Bottle: 2 3/8" high, on stand 2 3/4" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1389871
Zentner Collection
$8,000.00
Antique Japanese kura tansu (warehouse storage chest). Made of keyaki (elm) wood with iron hardware. The top portion has a large compartment covered by sliding panels with vertical slats. The bottom portion has another compartment covered by sliding panels with horizontal and vertical slats. Heavy wooden braces for strength on sides and back of chest.

Late Edo Period (1603 - 1868)

Dimensions: 35 1/2" high x 35 3/4" wide x 19 3/4"deep.